By Dan Koday | 02/22/2014 - 13:38
With so many chefs, food TV personalities and celebrities in town, Day 2 of South Beach Wine & Food Fest was a busy one at the GBK Gifting Suite, where everyone from Martha Stewart, Rick Bayless, Anthony Bourdain and Andrew Zimmern made their way through.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/31/2013 - 09:10
David Beckham, who retired from playing soccer in May 2013, is starting a new U.S. Major League Soccer team.
According to Fox News Latino, Beckham had been debating over which location to choose for the MLS team, but has finally decided to pay $25 million to launch an MLS expansion team in Miami.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 10/17/2013 - 12:25
Pitbull's Miami charter school, Sports Leadership and Management (SLAM), opened this fall in Little Havana. And now, thanks to his efforts, Mr. Worldwide has received a new title: Mr. Education.
"They're already labeling me 'Mr. Education,'" Pitbull said during an interview with NPR.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/09/2013 - 11:04
Have $6 million to spare? You could have been the proud new owner of Enrique Iglesias’s mansion!
According to the Huffington Post, the Spanish singer recently cashed in on his enormous Miami estate, earning $6.7 million in the process. The singer purchased the vacant lot in 1998, and built a palatial 6,300 square foot pad with five bedrooms and five baths.
By Cristina Arreola | 09/20/2013 - 14:42
We couldn't have been more excited to learn that this fall marks the season with the highest representation of Latinos on TV! While Latinos and Latinas have certainly been undercast on TV shows for decades, culturally-vibrant Hispanic cities around the United States have served as the backdrop for some amazing shows. Here are 7 shows that are currently set in a Latino hotspot:
By Samantha Leal | 09/03/2013 - 12:33
For many, the immigration issue comes down to data and numbers. But a new art project is working to give a face, or should we say faces, to the millions of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. "Inside out 11M" is a global participatory art project that has hundreds of people taking their photos and posting them on public spaces.
By Samantha Leal | 08/28/2013 - 11:28
Apparently, Will Smith was right about Miami: there ain't no city in the world like this. The city was chosen as the number one city where Latin Americans would love to settle down, according to a survery published by Argentine newspaper Infobae.com.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/15/2013 - 13:00
Her name is Christina Haramboure; a young 24-year-old woman who worked as a special aide and administrative assistant in the office of Miami Commissioner Francis Suarez.
Haramboure broke a cardinal etiquette rule -- the one that suggests employees should not complain about their boss or job on any public forum. Well, not unless they're hoping to get fired!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/13/2013 - 09:25
Pitbull is proving that he's not only a megastar, but he also cares about his community.
According to ColorLines, the Cuban American is preparing to open a charter school in his old Miami neighborhood.
The school is called Sports Leadership and Management (SLAM) and it will be run by Mater Academy (a non-profit) and Academia (a large for-profit).
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/08/2013 - 09:42
An 18-year-old Miami teen died on Tuesday after being Tasered by police.
According to Miami New Times, Miami Beach Police caught Israel Hernandez tagging a former McDonald's building near near 71st Street and Collins Avenue before fatally Tasering him.
"I just cant believe it," Hernandez's best friend Rafael Lynch told Miami New Times. "I still have his hat and his board. They still smell like him. It's crazy."